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Meet our Residents/Fellows 2022-23

 

   

PGY-1

   
     
 

Andrea Chin, MD

Medical School: UMass Chan Medical School
Graduate: MS in Biotechnology, Brown University
Undergraduate:
Brown University
Hometown:
La Canada Flintridge, CA
Family Medicine Interests: Women’s health, adolescent health, behavioral health, social justice, medical education
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? The diverse patient population, incredibly talented (and hilarious) team, welcoming learning environment, fabulous mentors and teachers, opportunities to work with medical students, and strong connections that I made with residents and faculty on rotations solidified my desire to return to HFHC and stay with UMass another 3 years!
Hobbies: Dancing (Polynesian, ballroom), Dungeons & Dragons, PC gaming (Witcher 3, Overwatch, GTA), reading (fantasy, sci-fi, romance, non-fiction), Eurovision-devotee, sports fan (Arsenal FC, LA Dodgers, LA Lakers) but not player, playing with my dog Augustus “Gus” Gustave.
Fun Facts:  My husband and I host an annual Lord of the Rings party called Gorge of the Things where we cook every meal/food that is eaten in all 3 LOTR movies; it’s a 3-day affair that usually has anywhere from 15-25 attendees! 

     
  Mam Deng, MD

Medical School:
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Buffalo

Undergraduate: SUNY at Fredonia
Hometown:  Wau, South Sudan; Gogrial, South Sudan: Buffalo, New York
Family Medicine Interests: Full Spectrum Medicine, Obstetrics, Health Equity, Health Policy, Global Health, Medical Education, Procedures
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? I was excited at the end of my interview.  Everyone that I interacted with gave off the aura that they were passionate about what they did and were in medicine for the right reasons. In addition, it felt like Umass had the resources, opportunities and patient population that would allow me to become the physician I’ve always dreamed of becoming.
Hobbies: Soccer, travel, music, mindfulness, meditation, trying new food, the best documentaries. 
Fun Facts:  I consider myself an ice cream and superhero connoisseur.

     
  Suhayla Islam, DO

Medical School:
University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine
Undergraduate: Wellesley College
Hometown: Northborough, MA
Family Medicine interests: Metabolic health, lifestyle/preventative medicine, women’s health, social justice, mental health
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? As an aspiring primary care physician, I wanted to pursue my training in a vibrant community both in terms of multifaceted diversity and emphasis on quality care for patients. I knew that training at WFMR would allow me to grow to my full potential as a primary care physician. It is great to be back in my hometown and have a role in promoting health and wellness in generations to come. 
Hobbies:  Cooking, traveling, visiting museums, spending time with family and friends 
Fun Facts: I was born in Toronto, ON but have lived in Worcester County since age 9. I love just about anything Jane Austen/Regency themed. I enjoy traveling and love discovering new, eclectic places to visit! 

     
 

Alexandre Wenk-Bodenmiller, MD

Medical School:
UMass Chan Medical School

Undergraduate:  New York University
Hometown: Titusville, FL/New York, NY 
Family Medicine Interests: Full spectrum family medicine, Maternal and Child Health, preventive medicine
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? My positive experiences as a medical student at UMass are what got me interested in family medicine. I'm excited to train with friendly and knowledgeable residents and attendings in a fun city with a diverse population. 
Hobbies: Exploring parks and petting zoos with my wife and children, travel, photography, reading about history and political economy

PGY-2

   
     
 

Jamie Chan, DO

Medical School: University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
Undergraduate: Tulane University
Hometown: Newton, MA
Family Medicine Interests: Integrative Medicine, Behavioral Health, Underserved Medicine, Health Equity
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? I chose to train at UMass because of its dedication to serving the community, the diverse patient population, and the opportunity to care for underserved individuals. I am passionate about community wellbeing and combating health disparities, and UMass has an established network to connect patients with resources to support their needs.HOMETOWN: Newton, MA
Hobbies: Baking, ballet, meditation, spending time with family and friends, traveling
Fun Facts: My alter ego is “Cake Boss,” I make professional-looking cakes!

     
  Ariel Park, MD

Medical School: University of Central Florida School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Cornell University
Hometown: Seoul, South Korea & Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Family Medicine Interests: Integrative medicine, Sleep medicine, Behavioral health
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? Great people, location, and patient population
Hobbies: Traveling, gaming, hydroponic gardening
Fun Facts: Just adopted two kittens!!

     
  Patrick Tolosky, MD

Medical School: Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College
Undergraduate: Bates College
Hometown: Longmeadow, MA
Family Medicine Interests: Chronic disease management, addiction medicine, population health, preventive medicine, health policy and economics, combating structural violence, outpatient procedures, patient and provider mental well-being, mindfulness, global health (this is the first 10% of my interests.)
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? I chose to train at Hahnemann because of the focus on healthcare delivery innovation, the diverse patient population, and the inspiring and dedicated team at this health center. I hope to become proficient in practicing medicine in Spanish while at Hahnemann to build on my previous experiences working with Spanish-speaking communities.

Hobbies: All outdoor activities (trail-running, kayaking, canoeing, camping, skiing, backpacking, sandcastle building, picnics, hammocking, exploring local green spaces, spikeball), reading a great fantasy novel, history, meditation and mindfulness, cooking, eating great food, gardening, oculus enthusiast and practitioner, travel (near and far!), building large bonfires, watching a great movie.

     
 

Alec Tributino, DO

Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Rhode Island
Hometown: Johnston, Rhode Island 
Family Medicine Interests: Sports Medicine, Obstetrics, Full Spectrum FM 
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? I had a strong connection with the residents and faculty during our virtual dinner and interview. Definitely the best camaraderie in any program I have seen. Also, UMass has excellent sports medicine training and Spanish language training program. 
Hobbies: Volleyball, tennis, tropical plant care, hanging out with my cat "sushi."
Fun Facts: My first job was as a gymnastics coach for six years.  

PGY-3

   
     
 

Rachel Ceccarelli, DO

Medical School: Michigan State College of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduate School: Boston University, MPH
Undergraduate: Michigan State 

Hometown: Grosse Ile, MI
Family Medicine interests: Women’s Health, Underserved Medicine, Global Health
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? After completing an audition rotation at Hahnemann, I knew that the faculty and residents were extremely supportive and invested in the learning of their residents. The variety of patients in clinic representing the different needs throughout the Worcester community was another huge draw for me. I love how all-encompassing the training is at UMass.
Hobbies: Skiing, golfing, cooking, traveling, spending time at the beach.
Fun Facts: I grew up on an island and I’m a soon-to-be cat mom of two.

     
 

Sonia Marcello, DO, Chief Resident

Medical School: University of New England College of
Osteopathic Medicine
Undergraduate: UMass-Lowell
Hometown: Dracut, MA
Family Medicine interests: Women's Health, Addiction medicine, Geriatric Medicine and Palliative care
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? I chose UMass and HFHC because of the opportunity to serve a diverse patient population in an academic setting.
Hobbies: Hiking, camping, knitting, playing with my cat and collecting house plants.
Fun Facts: I have a cat named Ginger, but she's not orange in color.

     
 

Craig Pille, MD

Medical School: 
SUNY Upstate

Undergraduate: Northeastern University
Hometown: Skaneateles, NY
Family Medicine interests: Sports Medicine, Geriatrics, and Addiction Medicine 
Why did I choose to train at Hahnemann? The UMass Family Medicine team. Every person I met on my interview day was incredibly welcoming and friendly. It was clear that all faculty, residents, and administrative staff made it their primary goal to foster a sense of family and community that was unparalleled elsewhere on the interview trail.
Hobbies: Reading, playing basketball, running, golf, and collecting vinyl records. 
Fun Facts: As a kid, I helped build a regulation size little league baseball field in my neighbor's backyard, and I could tell you just about anything you’d want to know about Syracuse University Basketball.

     
  Conner Soderquist, MD

Medical School:
Larner College of Medicine at the

University of Vermont
Undergraduate: Warren Wilson College 

Hometown: Asheville, NC
Family Medicine interests:
Full-scope family practice including outpatient procedures and obstetrics, culinary medicine, medical education, and working to improve the learning environment.

Why did I choose to train with Hahnemann? I chose Hahnemann Family Health Center because of the culture of kindness and the opportunity to serve in a diverse, vibrant community. In addition, I was impressed by the emphasis on procedural training, integrated behavioral health, and a commitment to transforming primary care.
Hobbies: Spending time with my family and friends while hiking, trail running, exploring swimming holes, cross-country skiing, and split-boarding. I also enjoy gardening, cooking, and practicing mindfulness.

Fun Facts: I am a new dad! My wife and I are loving every minute of exploring the world through our son's eyes.